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 Iraq denies closing down Kurdistan representation in Baghdad

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Iraq denies closing down Kurdistan representation in Baghdad  18.8.2012  







 
Legal expert Tareq al-Harb  See Related Links

August 18, 2012

BAGHDAD, Iraq,— Legal expert Tareq al-Harb said that Baghdad government did not decide to close down the representative office of the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) in Baghdad but decided to empty the office in the general secretariat of Council of Ministers.

On Wednesday Baghdad government closed down the KRG office in the general secretariat of the Iraqi Council of Ministers, claiming that the office is "illegal" and Baghdad and KRG can talk directly not through a representative office.

Harb explained: "The decision is not related to shutting down the Kurdistan Region's representation office but to vacate the building in the general secretariat of the Iraqi Council of Ministers. The Kurdistan Region can open its representation in any area in Baghdad.

"The federal government does not object to opening a representation office of the Kurdistan Region in any area in Baghdad,www.ekurd.net both in the Green Zone or the former place of the office at the Rashid Hotel or in any other area in Baghdad."

Harb warned: “Inaccurate media reports deteriorate the situation between Baghdad and Erbil further."

KRG representative to Baghdad Mohammed Ehsan refuted the claim, saying the office was founded on a legal basis.

The KRG’s representation office was opened in 2006.

By Wafa Zangana

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